Implementing the New Joint Commission Medical Staff Bylaws Standard - MS.01.01.01 Release Date: December 6, 2013 End Date: December 6, 2014
Target Audience This activity is designed for medical staff leaders (Chief of Staffs, Medical Staff Presidents, Medical Directors and Medical Staff members), medical staff service professionals and medical staff legal counsel.
Statement of Need There is a need to provide education on MS.01.01.01 and the impetus for the changes, highlights of the key provisions, the impact on the quality and safety of care and the relationship between the medical staff and the governing body. This program will give physicians an understanding of the standard and its requirements in order to comply with the implementation of the standard.
Statement of Competency This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies: patient care; interpersonal and communications skills; professionalism; interdisciplinary teamwork; and quality improvement. Receiving Your Certificate of Participation In order to receive your Certificate of Participation, you must complete an evaluation.
Planning Committee Roger Brown, PhD – AMA CME Program Committee James A. DeNuccio, MBA, FACHE - Director of Physicians in Practice/AMA Louita C. Edje, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Jon Fanning, CAE - Director, Resident and Fellow Section/AMA James A. Goodyear, MD, FACS – OMSS Representative/AMA Jay A. Gregory, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA John Knote, MD - Governing Council, Senior Physicians Section/AMA Joseph L. Murphy, MD - OMSS Representative and Governing Council, Senior Physicians Section/AMA Kathryn G. Pajak, MEd - Program Development Administrator, OMSS/AMA Lewis D. Yecies, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA
Faculty Jay A. Gregory, MD - Chief Medical Officer, Muskogee Regional Medical Center Tucker Bonner, FACHE - Senior Vice President for Corporate Services of Community Hospital Corporation Elizabeth Snelson, Esq. - Counsel to medical staffs